Poker Players Database

  • Roland de Wolfe

    Roland de Wolfe

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette Obrestad

  • Sandra Naujoks

    Sandra Naujoks

  • Gavin Smith

    Gavin Smith

  • Andy Black

    Andy Black

  • Tom Dwan

    Tom Dwan

  • JC Tran

    JC Tran

  • John Juanda

    John Juanda

  • Erik Seidel

    Erik Seidel

  • Joanne Liu

    Joanne Liu

  • Kathy Liebert

    Kathy Liebert

  • Aaron Bartley

    Aaron Bartley

  • Phil Ivey

    Phil Ivey

  • Max Pescatori

    Max Pescatori

  • Clonie Gowen

    Clonie Gowen

  • Eddy Scharf

    Eddy Scharf

Poker Players

Poker Players become well known for many reasons. Maybe they have won a major tournament, appeared on televised poker shows, are authors of well read poker books, are legends of poker that have told us many a tale of times gone by or just a darn good player that has earned the respect of their peers in the poker community.

We have researched and interviewed popular players and collated data on their poker career. The result being our Poker Players Database containing detailed written profiles of the poker player and their life stories together with the stats behind their poker career

Find out where your favourite player ranks in one of our top lists, from the Top Earning Players to WSOP Bracelet Winners. Alternatively just search through our A-Z listing of all Player Profiles to discover things you never knew about the players we see at the poker tables.

Player Profiles

John Juanda

Indonesia John Juanda – Quietly Scooping up the Pot
John Juanda is one of the quietest poker players you will meet, however he is also one of the most dangerous and feared players in the world. [more...]

Phil Gordon

USA Phil Gordon – dot com Millionaire, Poker TV Celeb and FullTilt Suckout
Phil Gordon is one of the most recognizable TV faces from the poker world. Former part owner of Full Tilt Poker, Black Friday was a dark period of his life [more...]

Erik Seidel

USA Erik Seidel – One of the Few Remaining of the Old Generation of Poker
Erik Seidel will be remembered as a star of the movie Rounders and his incredible success with a staggering $20 million in career poker earnings. [more...]

Max Pescatori

Italy Max Pescatori – Soccer or Poker? $3m says he made the right choice
In his youth, Max Pescatori was torn between playing soccer and poker. With over $3m in winnings as a Poker Pro, he thinks he made the right choice [more...]

Chris Ferguson

USA Chris ‘Jesus’ Ferguson – Poker God turned Poker Devil?
Chris Ferguson, the well branded poker player and the brains behind Full Tilt Poker but now faces growing animosity after the events of Black Friday [more...]

Andy Bloch

USA Andy Bloch – From MIT Blackjack Team Movie Star to Top Poker Player
Andy Bloch was grounded in the world of Gambling by being a member of the Famous MIT Blackjack team which the movie "21" was based on. These days he is a top Poker player [more...]

Top Earning Players

Erik Seidel

1st
USA Erik Seidel
$21,499,344

Phil Ivey

2nd
USA Phil Ivey
$17,649,220

John Juanda

3rd
Indonesia John Juanda
$15,113,768

Allen Cunningham

4th
USA Allen Cunningham
$12,031,743

Carlos Mortensen

5th
Spain Carlos Mortensen
$11,598,083

Gus Hansen

6th
Denmark Gus Hansen
$11,240,678

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7th
USA JC Tran
$10,416,658

Erick Lindgren

8th
USA Erick Lindgren
$9,881,849

Mike Matusow

9th
USA Mike Matusow
$8,974,373

Chris Ferguson

10th
USA Chris Ferguson
$8,281,926

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11th
USA Vanessa Selbst
$8,018,466

Paul Wasicka

12th
USA Paul Wasicka
$7,896,100

Huck Seed

13th
USA Huck Seed
$7,582,816

David Benyamine

14th
France David Benyamine
$7,047,146

Howard Lederer

15th
USA Howard Lederer
$6,571,538

World Series of Poker Winners

  • John Juanda

    John
    Juanda

    5

  • Mike Matusow

    Mike
    Matusow

    4

  • Lee Watkinson

    Lee
    Watkinson

    1

  • Chris Ferguson

    Chris
    Ferguson

    5

  • JC Tran

    JC
    Tran

    2

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette
    Obrestad

    1

  • Eddy Scharf

    Eddy
    Scharf

    2

  • John Cernuto

    John
    Cernuto

    3

  • Andy Bloch

    Andy
    Bloch

    1

  • Erick Lindgren

    Erick
    Lindgren

    2

Female Poker Players

  • Joanne Liu

    Joanne Liu

  • Jennifer Harman

    Jennifer Harman

  • Vanessa Rousso

    Vanessa Rousso

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette Obrestad

  • Kathy Liebert

    Kathy Liebert

  • Vanessa Selbst

    Vanessa Selbst

  • Clonie Gowen

    Clonie Gowen

  • Victoria Coren

    Victoria Coren

  • Erica Schoenberg

    Erica Schoenberg

  • Annie Duke

    Annie Duke